Sandy Lukjanowski, Acting Chief Executive
ICCWA's Chief Executive, Sandy Lukjanowski, has a Bachelor of Science (Hons) majoring in management with post graduate qualifications in leadership and is currently working towards a Masters of Business Administration. She has an extensive background in leadership of complex teams across the corporate, health and not-for-profit sector.
Cindy Gan, Organisational Support Manager
Cindy has a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) with a double major in psychology and organisational psychology. Cindy’s organisational support experience over the past 14 years, has been gained in the private, academic and not for profit sectors.
Paul Goonting, Organisational Support Coordinator
Paul is a Certified Practicing Accountant with CPA Australia and has a wide scope of knowledge and experience in financial management, treasury, corporate administration and communicatin technology. He has worked in a number of senior roles with the private sector and within the WA Government public sector for more than 18 years.
Melanie Gould, Organisational Support Officer
Melanie has been part of ICCWA since 2010. Her work in administration for not-for-profit organisations over a number of years means a strong knowledge and skill base for finance and reception at ICCWA and Road Trauma Support.
Georgie Sweeting, Communications Co-ordinator
Georgie holds a Bachelor of Arts (English) from the University of Western Australia and is currently completing a Master of Strategic Communications, also at UWA. Georgie trained as a journalist with The West Australian and has more than 15 years experience in media and public relations across a variety of sectors.
Alison Blackburn, Communications Officer
Alison was appointed as Communications Officer for ICCWA in September 2016 moving from her previous role as Projects Assistant with ICCWA's Falls Prevention team, Stay On Your Feet® - a role she held for over two years. Alison has a Bachelor of Health Science from the University of Western Australia and will assist in the delivery of communications programs and strategies across ICCWA.
Renee Herold, Organisational Support Assistant
Renee joined ICCWA as Organisational Support Assistant in November 2016. Early in her career Renee worked in Business Banking before taking time to raise her three children Upon re-entering the workforce, Renee spent three years in Accounting for a building firm. Prior to commencing at ICCWA Renee completed further education in Accounting at Joondalup TAFE.
Rachel Meade, Injury Prevention Manager
Rachel was appointed to the role of Injury Prevention Manager at ICCWA in August 2016. Prior to her appointment, Rachel was ICCWA's Evidence & Practice Co-ordinator for approximately two years, working with Know Injury, ICCWA's Partnership & Sector Development program and the Stay On Your Feet®, Falls Prevention program. Prior to joining ICCWA, Rachel worked for Public Health England and Sports Medicine Australia. Rachel holds a Bachelor of Health Science from the University of Western Australia.
Juliana Summers, Injury Prevention Lead
Juliana joined ICCWA in 2011 as a Project Assistant on the Falls Prevention team before taking on the role of Injury Prevention Lead in 2016. Juliana is responsible for coordinating the delivery of injury prevention programs and services to prevent injury and support recovery in Western Australia. Prior to joining ICCWA, Juliana studied a Bachelor of Science (Health Promotion) at Curtin University of Technology.
Chloe Macri, Project Assistant
Chloe joined ICCWA in 2016 as the Injury Prevention Assistant for the Stay on Your Feet® Falls Prevention program. Prior to joining ICCWA, Chloe graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Health Promotion) from Curtin University.
Sonya Clark, Physiotherapist
Sonya joined ICCWA in November 2016 as Physiotherapist for the Injury Prevention Team. Sonya has more than 25 years of experience in the field of Physiotherapy and also has a background in teaching.
Policy Sector and Support
Emily Anderson, Policy and Sector Support Manager
Emily was appointed to the position of Policy and Sector Support Manager in August 2016. Prior to her appointment, Emily was the acting manager of the ICCWA's Falls Prevention team and focused on building and maintaining partnerships with key falls prevention stakeholders, and working to ensure Stay On Your Feet® campaigns reach a broad audience. Prior to joining ICCWA in 2011, Emily worked for the Department of Sport and Recreation and the City of Bayswater as Community Development Officer.
Amy Lampard, Policy and Sector Support Lead
Amy joined the ICCWA Policy and Sector Support team in November 2016. Prior to joining ICCWA, Amy worked in academia in psychology and public health. Amy’s qualifications include a PhD and Master in Clinical Psychology and Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from the University of Western Australia.
Catrina Wold, Evidence and Practice Lead
Catrina joined ICCWA in November 2016, initially as an Injury Prevention Officer. Catrina has a Bachelor of Kinesiology (Western Illinois University) and Masters of Exercise Science (Appalachian State University) from the U.S. and a Masters of Public Health from Curtin University. Prior to joining ICCWA, Catrina worked as a Data Analyst in Public Health Policy and a Sessional Lecturer in Health Promotion at Curtin University.
Alyson Elari, Policy and Sector Support Officer
Alyson joined ICCWA in 2015 as Sector Development Officer for Stay On Your Feet®, ICCWA's Falls Prevention program. Alyson develops campaign toolkits and oversees the grants program. Prior to joining ICCWA, Alyson worked at the City of Wanneroo and Communicare Inc.
Roisin Sweeney, Evidence and Practice Assistant
Roisin joined ICCWA in late 2014 a a Project Assistant on the Partnership and Sector Development (Know Injury) and Stay On Your Feet® Falls Prevention programs. Roisin holds a Bachelor of Preventive Health from the University of Notre Dame.
Ryan Fernie, Acting Trauma Support Manager
Ryan holds a Graduate Certificate in Management from Curtin University and a Certificate IV in Project Management. He has held a number of senior positions within State Government and more recently in the not-for-profit sector and has a strong background in leadership and management.
Susan Medica, Counselling Coordinator
Susan is a Registered Psychologist, with Masters of Psychology (Counselling) and has been with the service since its inception in November 2013. Susan is responsible for coordinating specialized trauma and bereavement counselling services as well as preventative education and professional development workshops. She has previously worked across a variety of fields including rehabilitation, post-natal trauma, institutional and family abuse and in private practice.
Gary Hurst, Counsellor
Gary has been with ICCWA since 2014 and is an experienced Social Worker, having worked many years in the adolescent and adult cancer field as both clinician and in senior roles. He has also worked with victims of crime, the Cancer Council and young people living with cancer in the areas of trauma and loss and grief. Therapy modalities include Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) and Mindfulness.
Katherine Cheng, Counsellor
Katherine is a Registered Psychologist and joined ICCWA in April 2016. She has worked as an employee assistance programe (EAP) counsellor, advisor for international students at TAFE & UWA, and as a Psychologist with the WA Department of Education and independent schools. Katherine's preferred therapy modalities include Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EDMR), Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and Narrative Therapy.